We take our learning to a whole world perspective, as we learn about the seven continents and five oceans. We learn how to create three dimensional, water-themed, sculptures in Art.

Quality Text: A River

We read ‘A River’ – a delightful picture book that follows a young girl’s imagination as she transports herself through varying settings. Through this circular story, we learn how to create a journey narrative that ends where it started. We relate this circular story to Stickman, which we explore in Year 1


Poetry: List

Narrative: Adventure

Non-fiction: Persuasive Informal Letter

Animals, including Humans

Art & Design:
3D Sculpture (Water Sculpture – Ailsa Nicholson)

Number (Fractions) & Measurement (Time)

Untuned Percussion

Religious Education:
Islam – How do Muslims express new beginnings?

Creating Pictures & Making Music

Wider World

No Outsiders:
All Are Welcome

UK Regional Study (Coastlines, Rivers, and Seasonal Patterns)

Gallery Opening Project:
Children create an exhibition of art work and give tours to other children and their families.

Enrichment Opportunities:
Day Visit to Manchester Airport Residential Visit to Standon Bowers Gallery Opening Project

Essential Skill:
Problem Solving & Listening

Physical Education:
Team Building & Locomotion (Jumping)